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Monument of King Vakhtang Gorgasali

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“old city” (8 reviews)
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Tbilisi, Georgia
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"metekhi church"
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"mtkvari river"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Worth the short walk up the hill to see this statue and the church where it stands. We were lucky to see a wedding which was taking place and having photos in the courtyard. The statue is impressive and there are plenty of benches to...More

Thank kmby
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My experience in Tbilisi was lovely, I loved this city and I am always ready to go there. as there is a lot of places to visit there

Thank Mohamad_yh
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Reviewed 3 December 2017

This equestrian statue stands just before the striking dramatically positioned old Metekhi Cathedral on a cliff above the Mtkvari river. It's dedicated to King Gorgasali, 5th cent ruler of the Iberian kingdom, famous for its battles with Iran and establishing Tbilisi as a new capital....More

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Reviewed 23 November 2017

King Vakhtang Gorgasali watch Tbilisi from above the river, and he is close to Shardeni and not very far also from Rustaveli.

Thank truegeorgiatours
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Reviewed 13 November 2017

What Can you say, of cours 5 stars to Vakhtang :) The Gorgasali (Wolf headed) because he has the face of the wolf (and actually of the lion too) on his hat(war hat)

2  Thank Acho K
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Reviewed 25 October 2017

Beautiful statue overlooking the river and beautiful old town. The King supervises the constant flow of traffic below.

Thank dtraveler2
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Reviewed 26 August 2017

Don’t know if I would have made a special trip to here, but our tour guide was leading us through the streets of Tbilisi and we passed by this statue. We didn’t get any closer than the street and from what I could see, the...More

Thank Yitzchak M
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Reviewed 4 August 2017

Monument of King Vakhtang Gorgasali is located in front of metekhi catedral on a small hill inside mtloary river and next to old city complexes ( rike park,cable car,bridge of peace).this is a impressive statuse and King Vakhtang Gorgasali on horseback and his face is...More

1  Thank pghadamli
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Reviewed 28 July 2017

Well, look at the pictures: Thats what you get :D But seriously - is is located that you came by anyways and should not miss it. From the downside (Old town) it looks nice especially with the vview down the river. But we enjoyed in...More

Thank DrCraq
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Reviewed 15 July 2017

I had loved this statute as it is situated next to a church and there is river flowing down. The details of the statute are impressive and you can view it from the bridge no need to go up the church if you are short...More

Thank 226ninadp
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